Phillippa Gregory is back with another story about the Tudor Court. In “Three sisters, Three Queens,” Gregory writes about the plots and intrigues cooked up by King Henry VIII’s wife Katherine of Aragon, and his sisters Margaret and Mary. Their marriages, Katherine’s to Henry and Margaret’s to James of Scotland, were meant to secure peace, but instead led to bitter infighting. “Gregory’s take on the (largely male-determined) fortunes of three Tudor women is venal, petty, and jaundiced but never dull.”
A Message from the Nichols Library Board of Trustees on Reopening the Library.As you may have heard, the Governor recently announced that libraries, among other services and businesses, may reopen on June 15th. What you may not know is that the Governors’ Economic Reopening Task Force has issued guidelines specific for libraries. We ask for your continued patience and understanding as we begin to implement these guidelines [continue reading].
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